Humour, Translation

You Know You Are…

[FR] Translators are unique creatures. If you suspect you belong to this very peculiar group of people, you can now cast the doubts out of your mind if you totally agree with all the following statements: You have to pay attention to notice in which language you are reading. You read a sentence in one… Continue reading You Know You Are…

Translation

Why Being Bilingual is not Enough to Be a Translator

[FR] Many people believe that translation is an easy task and that any bilingual individual can perform it correctly. Well, I beg to differ. Translation requires more than being able to speak and to write in two languages. What more, other than bilingualism, does a translator need? On top of bilingualism, a translator needs: Cultural… Continue reading Why Being Bilingual is not Enough to Be a Translator